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Egypt can't catch a break: Flight 804 disaster adds to a litany of woes
Los Angeles Times
On top of social and political turmoil, Egypt's tourism sector, which accounts for 12% of the economy, has been battered by two previous incidents involving passenger airliners in the past seven months. The Egyptian currency dived in value as the ...
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Planes and vessels from Egypt and five other countries - Greece, Britain, France, the United States and Cyprus - continued searching a wide area of the eastern Mediterranean on Saturday, a day after the Egyptian military found debris from the passenger ...
Egypt Releases First Photos of EgyptAir 804 Debris Recovered From Mediterranean Sea
The Egyptian Armed Forces on Saturday morning released the first photos of debris from EgyptAir flight 804 recovered from the Mediterranean Sea. A video showing Egyptian search efforts, as well as the debris, was also released by the Egyptian Armed ...
'Grief is camped over this village' – Egypt mourns the lost
In Mit Badr Halawa, red-eyed women in black huddle on street corners, and alleys that would normally echo with tinny music, the sounds of children's games and the shouts of friendly jokes and arguments are quiet. The only busy area is outside a mosque, ...
Egypt is locked in a state of denial over terrorism
We do not know for sure yet that the crash of Egyptair 804 was caused by terrorism. It is a natural suspicion, of course, as it is bound to be with any disaster involving a combination of air travel, a natural terrorist target, Egypt, where a plane was ...
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Egypt and Israel close to reaching compromise deal
Egypt will pay Israeli Electrical Corporation $865 million over 14 months in compensation for non-supply of gas to Israel via the al-Arish-Ashkelon pipeline since February 2011; if deal is signed, it will open doors to the implementation of a number of ...
Egypt Veers From Track Record By Raising Terrorism As Possible Cause
Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email. May 21, 20168:29 AM ET. Heard on Weekend Edition Saturday. Egyptian authorities have been more willing to admit fears of terrorism in the downing of EgyptAir 804 than Egyptians have been in previous air disasters.
Air Disaster Adds To Egypt's Litany Of Woes
The cause isn't yet known, but the loss of an Egyptian plane into the Mediterranean has already delivered a new round of trauma to a beleaguered country struggling on several fronts. President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi's hardline rule faces mounting ...
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Egypt's pharaoh illusion
After two revolutions, nobody who occupies this chair can become a pharaoh," Egypt's president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi reportedly told a select group of intellectuals and thinkers a few weeks ago, insisting that he accepted and respected criticism ...
Egypt gets $25 billion from Russia for nuclear plant
Russia has extended Egypt a $25-billion loan to finance the construction of the country's first nuclear power plant, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has said. Sisi approved the agreement in a decree on Thursday, saying Moscow will cover 85% of the ...